Resources to use at home

Ipad Apps

Apps for learners with Dyslexia or reading and writing difficulties. Please click the link

Literacy Based Games

www.phonicsplay.co.uk

phonics games and activities for each phonics phase

www.mrthorne.com

phonics film clips and game ideas

www.readingeggs.co.uk

interactive reading games and activities

www.fictionexpress.co.uk

ebooks and interactive reading activities

www.oxfordowl.co.uk

interactive ebooks, maths and literacy games

Maths Based Games

www.mathletics.co.uk

maths games and activities (requires subscription)

www.ttrockstars.com

times table practice

www.mathseeds.co.uk

maths games, songs and activities (requires subscription)

www.mangahigh.com

maths games and challenges (many KS2 children already have a school subscription for this)

Further Information for Parents

www.ican.org.uk

information about communication struggles

www.maxifunclub.com

a local organisation that organises activities for pupils with SEN in the local area

www.makaton.org

a charity supporting the use of Makaton : this is the use of signs and symbols to teach communication, language and literacy skills to people with communication and learning difficulties

www.colourblindawareness.org

a point of reference for people seeking information about colour blindness

www.mumsnet.com/special-needs

information and advice to help you access support, both practical and financial and about getting a diagnosis, common questions, special educational needs, statementing and more.

www.includemetoo.org.uk

information and support for inclusion of marginalised children with SEN (including BAME)

www.alopeciaonline.org.uk/kids-and-teens.asp

information for children about Alopecia

https://www.gov.uk/children-with-special-educational-needs/overview

government documentation for SEN

Other Useful Websites

http://www.senteacher.org/

www.nasen.org.uk

www.helpwithtalking.com